Democracy Now! Monday, October 15, 2012
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October 15, 2012
Campaigns Buying Personal Data to Influence Votes
Obama, Romney Prepare for 2nd Presidential Debate
HRW: Syrian Regime Dropping Cluster Bombs on Civilians
U.K. to Begin Afghan Withdrawal in 2013
Study: U.S. Bombings Caused "Staggering Increases" in Iraqi Birth Defects, Miscarriages
Torture in U.S. Custody to Be Raised at Gitmo Hearing for 9/11 Suspects
Pakistani Teenage Activist Flown to U.K. for Medical Treatment
Philippines, Rebels Sign Preliminary Accord for Peace Talks
Colombian Peace Talks Kick Off in Norway
10 Arrested in Bahrain Protest Crackdown
"Global Noise" Anti-Austerity Protests Held Worldwide
Obama Campaign Office Targeted in Denver
Former Senator Arlen Specter Dies at 82
October 15, 2012
Texas Landowners Join Environmentalists for Historic Blockade of Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline
A standoff is underway in Texas over construction of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, which would run oil from the Canadian tar sands fields to U.S. refineries on the Gulf Coast. In a protest...
Koch Brothers Among U.S. Billionaires Pressuring Thousands of Employees to Vote GOP on Election Day
A new exposé raises alarming questions about the ability of corporations to influence the voting decisions of their employees. In an article published by "In These Times" magazine,...
Vote Stalkers: Obama, Romney Campaigns Mine Trove of Voters’ Online Data to Win 2012 Election
A new Mother Jones report looks at how the Romney and Obama campaigns are digitally mining personal data in order to get out the vote. Focusing their efforts online, the campaigns have been...